Web app style guides always include basic items like error states for forms. Unfortunately, the more dynamic items are often not specified.
Maybe you don't want to pick colors for your application, but you can and you should want to take ownership over the Design of your work.
Designers and developers each bring an important perspective, and the more we can empathize and collaborate with one another, the more value we can create.
Five big drawbacks of the "Sprint Zero" approach to integrating agile designers and developers on a software team.
Help us create better, stronger, smarter multi-disciplinary teams at the 2015 Balanced Team summit in Grand Rapids.
Adding a few Nerf guns and trendy posters won't cut it — a company that's truly supportive of design will experience a culture shift from the inside out.
Integrated design/development backlogs are a great way of coordinating tasks, but integrated burn charts are another story.
Agile design is infused into all stages of software product development, and developers participate in strategic and tangible design throughout the project.
Insights as to how developers practice design and an assertion of the diminishing value of the "coder" mindset.
Poly-skilled co-located teams of generalists are more likely to deliver products on time and efficiently than separate groups of specialized people.
This year we implemented a new practice: designers, instead of sitting all together in a group, sit co-located with the developers on their project.
A developer can help with with user research, IA or IxD tasks. A designer can contribute HTML and CSS directly into a project.